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Connect with your community on Neighbour Day
Celebrate Neighbour Day on Sunday 26 March 2023 by reaching out and making sustainable connections with those around you. Check out what's on near you.
Published 2 March 2023
Rose Bay gets a glow up
We’ve given Rose Bay a makeover with new painting, murals, plants, seating and lighting.
Published 20 February 2023
Pride Amplified local events
Arts & Culture
The global WorldPride festival is coming to Sydney from 17 February – 5 March and we’re hosting a series of events to help celebrate and support the LGBTQIA+ community.
Published 18 January 2023
Woollahra Council welcomes newly-elected Mayor and Deputy Mayor
Councillor Susan Wynne has been re-elected as the Mayor of Woollahra, and Councillor Isabelle Shapiro elected as Deputy Mayor at the first meeting of the new Council, held on 5 January, with both terms to run until September 2023.
Published 6 January 2022
Food Safety - Make sure you are prepared
Australian Food Safety Week 2021 will be held from 13 to 20 November 2021. As part of Australian Food Safety Week, Woollahra Municipal Council urges local consumers to reduce their risk of food poisoning by being prepared.
Published 8 November 2021
Paddington Library celebrates 130 years
Book in to help us celebrate a significant milestone as Paddington Library is turning 130. Library and community members are invited to a special birthday event on Sunday 15 May, featuring a kids’ scavenger hunt, live music, 3D printing demonstration, robotics and VR experiences, local history activities and information and CAKE!
Published 10 May 2022
Recycle your old batteries at the library
To help you dispose of batteries responsibly, we’re trialling a new battery recycling bin at Woollahra Library at Double Bay.
Published 28 April 2022
Don't miss People of Rose Bay - a FREE open-air portrait exhibition - on until 13 May
People of Rose Bay, a FREE open-air portrait photography exhibition hosted by Woollahra Council, showcases the faces and stories behind Rose Bay businesses. Open until 13 May
Published 21 April 2022
Emanuel Synagogue goes solar
Emanuel Synagogue has recently installed rooftop solar panels with help from Council’s environmental grants program and Solar My Suburb program.
Published 21 April 2022
Cinema to return to Double Bay in redevelopment of Cross Street Car Park
A new cinema complex, retail and community space, offices, residential apartments and car park will replace the Cross Street Car Park in Double Bay in new plans announced by Woollahra Council.
Published 20 April 2022
Why you should hire the newly renovated Sherbrooke Hall for your next event
There is always a lot to think about when organising an event - be it a kids’ birthday party, a family celebration, business networking function, or workshop. But now there is one less thing to worry about. The newly renovated Sherbrooke Hall, one of Woollahra Council’s community venues, ticks all the boxes for an all-weather, fully accessible event venue.
Published 31 March 2022
Woollahra Council announces domestic violence support package
Woollahra Council today announced funding for a significant support package for local victims of domestic violence.
Published 30 March 2022
The Wooltones sing again...and you can join them
The Woolltones almost became a COVID casualty but through sheer determination, hard work and passion, this dedicated Woollahra Community Choir is singing once again. Find out how you can join.
Published 18 March 2022
Autumn newsletter out now
The autumn edition of the Woollahra News is out now!
Published 14 March 2022
Call out to artists - Exhibition opportunity
Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf welcomes exhibition proposals through our annual Expression of Interest (EOI) Program.
Published 8 March 2022
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